Zack Sanchez

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Zack Sanchez
Free agent
Position: Cornerback
Personal information
Born: (1993-10-11) October 11, 1993 (age 24)
Fort Worth, Texas
Height: 5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)
Weight: 185 lb (84 kg)
Career information
High school: Central (Fort Worth, Texas)
College: Oklahoma
NFL Draft: 2016 / Round: 5 / Pick: 141
Career history
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics as of 2017
Total tackles: 9
Sacks: 0.0
Forced fumbles: 0
Pass deflections: 0
Interceptions: 0
Player stats at

Zack Sanchez (born October 11, 1993) is an American football cornerback who is currently a free agent. He played college football at Oklahoma.

Early years[edit]

Sanchez attended Central High School in Keller, Texas. He originally committed to Baylor University to play college football, but changed his choice to the University of Oklahoma.[1]

College career[edit]

After redshirting his freshman year at Oklahoma in 2012, Sanchez became a starter in 2013.[2][3] He remained a starter throughout his career, finishing with 37 career starts. For his career he recorded 134 tackles, 15 interceptions and three touchdowns. After his junior year, Sanchez entered the 2016 NFL Draft.[4][5]

Professional career[edit]

Pre-draft measurables
Ht Wt Arm length Hand size 40-yard dash 10-yd split 20-yd split 20-ss 3-cone Vert jump Broad BP
5 ft 11 in
(1.80 m)
185 lb
(84 kg)
31 38 in
(0.80 m)
9 38 in
(0.24 m)
4.50 s 1.49 s 2.28 s 4.51 s 7.12 s 35 12 in
(0.90 m)
9 ft 8 in
(2.95 m)
19 reps
All values from 2016 NFL Scouting Combine or Oklahoma Pro Day[6][7]

Sanchez was selected in the fifth round, 141st overall, by the Carolina Panthers in the 2016 NFL Draft. On September 3, 2016, he was waived by the Panthers as part of final roster cuts and was signed to the practice squad the next day.[8][9] He was promoted to the active roster on October 7, 2016.[10] He was placed on injured reserve on November 25, 2016 with a groin injury.[11]

On September 1, 2017, Sanchez was waived/injured by the Panthers and placed on injured reserve.[12] He was released on September 7, 2017. He was re-signed to the Panthers' practice squad on October 17, 2017.[13] He signed a reserve/future contract with the Panthers on January 8, 2018.[14]

On May 14, 2018, Sanchez was waived by the Panthers.[15]

Personal life[edit]

His mother is of Mexican heritage.[16]


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